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Lawmakers Send Gun Restraining Order Bill To Governor Brown

Judges would be able to temporarily take firearms from people who show signs that they could harm themselves or others under a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown.

08/29/2014

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Lawmakers Pass Bills On Guns And Ammo

The bills are designed help prevent tragedies such as the May shooting rampage near U.C. Santa Barbara.

08/22/2014

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California Eyes First-In-Nation Firearms Restraint

California could become the first state to allow family members, licensed therapists and health care providers to petition a judge to take firearms from someone who has shown signs that they could harm others or themselves.

08/03/2014

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UC Santa Barbara Rampage Prompts Gun-Control Fury At California Capitol

The suspect’s alleged rampage is hitting a Turlock home particularly hard, as it’s the family home of a UCSB student who happened to be in the sorority the suspect targeted in his manifesto.

05/28/2014

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California Bill Would Require Background Checks For Gun Buys From Out-Of-State Sources

Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Salinas, said firearms purchased in nearby states with loose regulations, including Nevada and Arizona, are making their way into the hands of criminals in California.

05/28/2014

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Gun Control Advocates Call Sen. Leland Yee Arrest A Setback

Court documents allege that Yee sought campaign donations in exchange for introducing an undercover FBI agent to an arms trafficker.

03/27/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - DECEMBER 27:  December 27, 2012 in West Valley City, Utah. An instructor at a class teaching users about concealed-carry weapons. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Requests To Carry Concealed Guns Surge In California

Californians have flooded several sheriff offices with applications and inquiries for permits to carry concealed guns.

03/12/2014

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Judge Rejects Yolo County Sheriff’s Concealed Weapons Policy

A federal judge ruled against the Yolo County Sheriff’s concealed weapons permit policy, meaning he may have to loosen his grip on permits.

03/06/2014

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Judge Upholds Sunnyvale’s Ban On High-Capacity Gun Magazines

U.S. District Judge Ron Whyte said that Sunnyvale’s ban on high-capacity magazines doesn’t violate Second Amendment rights to own guns for self-defense.

03/05/2014

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UPDATE: GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Compares Obama To Hitler On Gun Control

State Assemblyman Tim Donnelly sent a message via Twitter on Tuesday with an image that compared what he said were figures who have supported gun rights and those who have supported gun control.

03/04/2014

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Smith & Wesson Won’t Sell New Models Over New State Gun Law

Smith & Wesson said on Thursday that the new microstamping requirements from the state are expensive and unreliable.

01/23/2014

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California Bill Would Require Background Check, Registry For 3-D ‘Ghost Guns’

The legislation by state Sen. Kevin de Leon is part of a growing effort across the country to pre-empt the spread of undetectable guns that can be made using 3-D printers.

01/13/2014

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